Skip to main content

About your Search

English 22
Search Results 0 to 21 of about 22
problem. the maryland avenue off ramp is closed on the southbound j.f.x.. you can see st. paul street as your alternate. it will be closed through sunday. be aware of that in the mount vernon area. 11 minutes on the inner loop west side. six minutes on 95 south between the beltway and 100. no delays to report just to get. this is a live look at the topside of the beltway. things of moving just fine there. picking up just a little bit on the outer loop but no delays to report. that is the latest on traffic pulse 11. back over to you. >> thank you. the weather is not the only thing heating up in maryland. >> the battle for the highest elected office is on. against'malley will be bob ehrlich. jennifer franciotti joins us live from federal hill with the latest. >> democratic demonstrators held a protest outside the former governor's annapolis office yesterday. he was not there but bob ehrlich said things like that will not help maryland. 35 demonstrators demanded answers. looking out for corporate and special interest. >> if it walks and talks like a it is probably a duck. he represented
unusual. >> a fast decision by maryland's court of appeals. the court ruled that voters should have the final say on whether slots be launched at anne arundel mall. >> the court decides approximately 170 cases a year and most of those cases take an average of about five or six months. >> the court was pressured to decide the case quickly because time was running out to add this to the referendum. cordish wants to open up a casino with slots. >> for the state of maryland, it will mean $500 million a year and about $35 million a year for anne arundel county. >> some believe the decision projects the citizen's right to affect decisions. >> the casino does not belong in a family-friendly mall. the people have a right to appeal. that is what we did. >> in doing so, it has made another organization quite happy. the maryland jockey club. reporting live, jennifer franciotti, wbal-tv 11 news. >> the body of a swimmer who disappeared on sunday has been recovered. justin oliver was found yesterday. he was trying to swim 50 yards back to shore when he went under. officials want to remind everyo
rain along york and some light rain showers in western maryland. it should be ok this morning around the city. this afternoon, we will have a 50% chance for a thunderstorm. it will be an uncomfortable day as far as the humidity. we have much better news as far as the forecast going into the weekend. >> coffee, anyone? there are some things to watch for. we have an accident in windsor mill. watch for delays in that area. fire activity is now clear in the city. 45 miles per hour on the north side around the harrisburg expressway. so far so good on 95. 51 on the west side of the loop heading down towards liberty. on 95 into howard county, approaching 56 miles per hour. checking 795 and going away from us is southbound traffic. delay-free at the moment. we switch over to it live view of 895. problem-free at the moment at the toll plaza. that is the latest on traffic pulse 11. >> many gathered last night at the spot where a johns hopkins researcher was stabbed to death earlier this week. >> jennifer franciotti joins us from the baltimore city police headquarters with the very latest. >> o
great from the maryland line down towards the beltway. southbound traffic is problem- free down towards the capital beltway. that is the latest on traffic pulse 11. >> a maryland state trooper is facing child pornography charges. >> he is currently out on bail. jennifer franciotti it is live at baltimore city police. >> bruce allen tucker is a 13- year veteran and he has been interviewed several times on traffic safety. >this is a trooper at tucker speaking about safety. now he stands accused of possession and intent to distribute child pornography. in june they went to his home on esplanade court. a search revealed more than 3000 images showing pictures of children engaged in various sex acts. some of the images show the children tied up and partially nude. >> there is no indication he was involved in the taking of pictures or that he was depicted in any of the images with these children. >> tucker said his wife left him in 2005. he then felt depressed and felt worthless and began searching pornography on the internet. he started collecting and sharing child pornography with others. fo
. jennifer franciotti, wbal-tv 11 news. >> after a dozen deaths in maryland due to extreme heat, steps are being taken to avoid it from happening again. cady o'malley and stephanie rawlings-blake morning all marylanders to take caution during the next heat wave. watch on the elderly and those with the underlying conditions. >> take care of your relatives and neighbors. air-hey do not have their ki conditioning, check on them every day. >> the number of deaths this year it is double that of last year. energy assistance programs will allow people to use their air conditioners. >> president obama delivers another pep talk on the economy today, urging americans to hang in there. he will face a tough audience in michigan where unemployment is 14%. tracie potts has a look ahead from washington. >> president obama speaks at a new plant that will make batteries for electric cars. >> these are batteries that are made in america. >> up to 300, the white house says. >> the recovery is not as fast as we want. >> the economic initiatives we took our working. they are working. >> the approved the st
of error is 3.5 percentage points. another big election barometer is which direction voters think maryland is going. 45% it is in the red direction. what is your family's financial situation? 7% say better than a year ago. 61% say it is about the same. as for the important issues, topping the list, the economy. 52% say the economy is the most important issue. seven %, education. seven %, traffic congestion. five %, taxes. both campaigns have released statements about this poll showing o'malley ahead. from the o'malley campaign, this shows people remember his record as the biggest spender in maryland history. as far as the ehrlich campaign, it shows the negative campaigning has proven to be a tactical mistake. we expect this race to remain very close. george lettis, wbal-tv 11 news. >> sunday's storm caused a lot of damage. investigators say warren smith was on a watercraft when the storm came through. warren smith was face down in the water. officials say smith was taken to anne arundel medical center where he was pronounced dead. martin o'malley will do all he can to help those affected b
'malley is making the tough choices... to move maryland forward. >> live, local, late-breaking, this is wbal-tv 11 news today in hd. >> good morning, everybody. welcome back. i am stan stovall. >> and i'm mindy basara. thank you for joining us this morning. let's get a look at the weather and traffic. >> it is still humid. we saw about an inch of rain last night. take an umbrella because we are not done with the rain. you can see some more rain coming out of western maryland. those rain showers will arrive in baltimore within the next few hours. i think it will clear up late this afternoon. high temperature around 89 degrees. we do have some big time heat in the seven-day forecast. >> not a great morning for commuting. we have some early morning problems. southbound 895, this is a live camera. we are not seeing any cameras but there are some developing with that accident. we will let you know which lanes are closed. 95 approaching caton avenue, three lanes are closed because of an accident. two problems this morning. there is also a downed tree to report in white hall at hunter mill road and kings
you >> welcome back. 79 degrees downtown at the maryland science center. things should be dry for your thursday morning commute. just a 20% chance for a thunderstorm today. it is thursday so we have to talk about the beach. friday, saturday, sunday looked ok. just a 20% chance for rain on friday. the water will be a good place to bay. it will be hot and ocean city, 95 on saturday. we will check the seven-day forecast coming up in just a few minutes. for now, to the news desk. >> a tempting -- attempting a vaginal birth after a c-section is safe for most women. the c-section delivery rate has skyrocketed over the past four years to almost one in three berths. but some women are opting for subsequent vaginal births. women with two previous c- section and those with an unknown type of scar can now attends a natural birth. women who attempt natural birth are successful. >> patients suffer from post- traumatic stress disorder may be surprised a street drug could be part of their cure. ecstasy was used for treatment by psychiatrist along with therapy. researchers wanted to see how it helped
at the maryland science center. you might want to take an umbrella today. let's look at some of the other numbers. 74 at the airport. 73 in westminster. 73 degrees in frederick. we will put a 30% chance for a shower or thunderstorm. it will be more commit and warmer than yesterday with a high temperature around 72. we come back and we will check the forecast for the weekend. for now, to the news desk. >> a new study shows certain kinds of receipt paper could be harmful to your health. a chemical on 40% of receipts tested was found. it is often used in plastic products and in the lining of canned goods. it has come under scrutiny after some animals studies suggested it could lead to cancer. experts say more research is needed. >> surgery is safer than originally thought. this is according to a new study. researchers looked at the date of more than 15,000 patients. 7% who had weight-loss surgery had minor complications. the surgery has become the second most, abdominal operation in the u.s. it is 74 degrees on tv hill. keith mills will join us live with the latest in the sports world. >> we are tal
response to again, that is >> members of the maryland army national guard are preparing for deployment. new combat tactics are being compared to jujitsu. the new moves are meant to provide enough time to get a weapon or backup. >> it is basic. we stand up against someone, not with the basics but could we get by and get away? yes. >> members of the infantry in dundalk are expected to deploy to the egyptian border in 2011. 67 degrees on tv hill. 76 -- 67. a lack of a certain vitamin could affect your memory. >> changes are on the way for members on the memory to help them recover from the trauma of war. >> a new accident in white marsh. we will let you know how >> welcome back. 75 degrees downtown port all is quiet on this monday morning weather-wise. the could be some rain on your way home from work. it will be drive the sporting. 69 at the airport. 70 in westminster pier 64 in frederick. a mix of sunshine and a few clouds. we expect a high temperature around 89. prius 830% chance after 4:00 p.m. you will run into a shower or thunderstorm. for
maryland voters shows bob ehrlich and martin o'malley in a dead heat. telephone survey shows 47% support bob ehrlich while 46% favor martin o'malley. back in february, the same poll had o'malley with a six-point lead. neither candidate has introduced immigration reform. o'malley is backing the obama administration to file suit over arizona. the governor said he would rather see this over the next four months. ehrlich supports arizona's law saying the federal government has repeatedly failed to address this issue. that brings us to our water cooler question of the day. what issue do you think should top lawmakers' agendas over the next four months? e-mail your response to again, that is >> nearly three months after the oil began spewing from the gulf of mexico, bp believes they may have found a way to contain the spill. kate amara has more. >> bp says they will begin test on a new cap and they should know within 48 hours if it is working. the latest hope to stop the oil from spilling. a new containment cap has been replaced, something they h
23 for blocking a public thoroughfare. pat mcdonough is expected to interview maryland's version of the immigration law. he will be in reisterstown later today for that announcement. a crucial weekend is coming up in the final preparations for probably see the broken wealth that has been leaking oil. >> full containment is getting closer. cleanup continues. >> one small part of a huge cleanup. a critical job is ahead in the coming days. if work goes as planned, a method intended to ease the job of a permanent fix could start by monday. >> we could see this accelerated by the end of the weekend. >> the static killed is on track for completion next week. then a relief well will be used to pump in more mud from the bottom. this process could take days or weeks. after the fracture rate is fixed, the mission will shift from response to long-term recovery. that means less work for skimming vessels. >> we need to adjust the -- all of our opportunity. >> concerning 4 parish residents. >> we will hold their feet to the fire until all of the oil is out of the gulf of mexico. >> tennessee g
with some downed wires in anne arundel >> and it will come back. 76 degrees at the maryland science center. all is quiet on this monday morning. the front has moved through and we have ushered in a quieter air mass. the dew points are in the low 60. we're shooting for a high temperature of 89 today. we hit 100 again. the seventh time this summer we have hit 100 degrees. we will check the seven-day forecast coming up in just a few minutes. we'll see what is on tap for the right rest of the week. for now, to the news desk. >> new cancer research shows doctors could soon determine whether someone has cancer even before a tumor begins to form. a research team is studying this. doctors have screamed for markers in blood. the researchers are looking at a combination of markers instead of just one. >> it can facilitate new treatments and these treatments can be used in surgery. the proteins can tell whether someone has a problem that will lead to cancer in the near future, even before the tumor is involved. >> if cancers can be found early, there will be fewer patients needing treatment such as c
. maryland officials discussed the west nile virus. >> the fbi discusses whether avandia will stay on the market depressed looking very nice for your friday morning commute. one problem spot towards the capital belt >> 20 minutes before 6:00 a.m. it is friday morning and it is hardly warm outside. we have a scattering of clouds. the air is still. the temperatures go up today. we will be getting near the records. some current readings -- pasadena, 76. white marsh, 75. 76 in rock hall. 74 in cockeysville. simmons pikesville. we're starting out warm. -- same as sykesville. tomorrow, warmer than today and more humid, too. summertime. what can i say? i am trying to find a way to express my displeasure. we will look at the forecast. it is warm and humid. that is coming up. >> get out the bug spray. mosquitos have tested positive in anne arundel county for west nile virus. officials say it is the first find in a year. west nile is transmitted from mosquitos. it can cause serious illness in humans. this area was sprayed on tuesday and will spray again next week. we have a checklist on wbal
a legally registered handgun from florida to maryland. >> lots of people are heading down to the ocean. officials are expecting ocean city to be crowded. if you have not book your hotel rooms, there are still some available. >> i think it will fill up but there is some availability now. i recommend people call our toll-free number or go online and get rooms that way, but i would get rooms as soon as you can. >> do not forget the travel section on our website, that is the place to turn to regardless of work you're heading this weekend. >> it will be a few more days before all the oil containment efforts resumed in the gulf. >> some new equipment may be added to the battle clad -- the battle plan. leanne gregg has more. >> now that alex has planned, barges are being repositioned. skimming vessels are returning. on a boat tour, this hardening finds. >> we know more oil is there. >> there is some optimism. >> we're going to win this war. >> a third containment vessel will double the amount of oil bp can siphon. weather forced the delay of putting it into service earlier this we
information is available and 410-539-5000 and online at now back to sandra shaw. >> i hope your doing well. we are monitoring some showers and storms over the ohio valley and great lakes area. a cold front will slip to the southeast mainly into tonight and throughout tomorrow morning. it will file it break down this heat wave we have had. yesterday was hot. we still hit 95 degrees and had a triple digit heat index. today will be a little better. it's 78 degrees currently downtown. 75 at the airport. very muggy. anytime you have dew points in the low 70's, that means there is a lot moisture in the atmosphere. when the front gets to hear, there will be something to work with. better chance of seeing some significant rainfall tomorrow morning. a significant shot of some showers in the mountains of western maryland. 89, 10 degrees warmer here around central maryland. a slight chance for an isolated shower or storm. in looks like inland 90 degrees and a chance of storms spirit a little cooler at the beach, 83 degrees. keep an eye on the sky for the pop-up storms. waves only
.com and click on i-team. >> governor martin o'malley seems to be concentrating on maryland education. he was in annapolis or plans to continue public school construction. the governor promised to help replace portable classrooms in germantown with a new school and construction is now underway. >> this will be the first new ball of school building in the city of annapolis in almost 40 years. >> go for all malice said he helped secure more than $1 for new school construction. we have posted a list of those running for office on our website, >> it could mean time before bars for detroit parents who miss parent-teacher conferences. hopefully it will keep more young people out of trouble. the plant is expected to go before county commissioners next month. that brings us to our water cooler question of the day. what do you think of the detroit proposal that would send parents to jail for missing parent- teacher conferences? you can e-mail your response to again, that is >> 5:37, 79 degrees on tv hill. some good news for those trying t
at last night's winning maryland lottery numbers. good luck. >> welcome back. police are investigating the death of a suspect who was in their custody. tried to stab an officer with a pen. she was placed on the ground. she was in cardiac arrest. she was pronounced dead. her name has not been replaced. a contractor was killed on saturday. the unidentified worker felt what climbing out of a whole. the side walls of the whole fell in on the man. he was in full cardiac arrest. rescue teams try to revive him but they needed to get out for fear the whole what collapse further. >> good morning, everybody. we begin with a birthday. nelson mandela turned 92 on saturday. at the british open, louis oosthuizen celebrated by winning the british open. quite a story at the home of golf. ancient st. in juice. the wind was once again a factor. -- ancient st. andrews. tigers tied for 23rd. number 9 here for eagle 4 oosthuizen. so much for the drama. his wife and daughter looking on, oosthuizen makes the walk on to the famed green and closes it out with style. louis oosthuizen wins the british open at 16
back. the morning, everyone. a lot of haze in the year. it is already 83 downtown at the maryland science center. the humidity will be hired today. we will hit 100 but it will feel like one under six this afternoon, so be prepared for that. -- it will --106 this afternoon. -- it will feel like 106 this afternoon. >> for many people, the fear of needles is bad enough. nobody likes to get stock multiple times. >> it could be frustrating. we have a report on a vein viewer. >> has happened to you? there is no need if a nurse is using this new technology. >> you could not get anything easier. >> he uses a light to project images of veins on the skean. >> they are amazed at what this shows. >> the light is absorbed and results in a green square that clearly displays the veins on the surface. caregivers did not have to guess. >> this has been all over the hospital. nits f the impatient usa have used it. >> it can scan the entire armed. >> we cannot visualize something on someone's scalp or in their neck. >> having a hard to find vanes can happen for many reasons. but now hidden veins are
at community colleges as well as the university of maryland university college. there will be a training program in clean energy technology. 63 degrees on tv help. >> we will have a look at one of your answers to our lottery -- to our water cooler question of the day. >> here is a look at last night's winning maryland lottery numbers. good luck. >> checking some of our top stories. there was a fire that kept firefighters busy yesterday. this was a burning barn in woodlawn. traffic was tied up for quite a while. there were no reports of injury. governor o'malley wants to make sure recent power problems did not happen again. passengers at you in station got to meet the managers at a reception. it was an opportunity for commuters to voice their ideas on how to better the train service. marc trains have broken down and missed weather stops completely. bob ehrlich names his running mate. he has chosen mary kane. she served as secretary of state during his administration. the attorney is married to a former gop chairman and is the mother of three. they will kick the campaign trail today in sil
maryland lottery numbers. good luck. >> whether you are a royal watcher or not, it is a big deal when queen elizabeth comes to visit the colonies. >> her majesty has not been here since 1976. the queen will no doubt find place somewhat changed. we have more on the royal visit. >> queen elisabeth addressed leaders at the united nations, urging them to work towards peace. >> in tomorrow's world, we must all work together as hard as ever if we're truly to be united nations. >> it was a mess it similar to her first address to the un when a young elizabeth had been crowned queen just four years earlier. a whirlwind five- hour stop, which followed a visit to canada. her schedule in new york city paralleled recent visits to prince charles and grandson prince henry. she laid a wreath. the queen is taking time to dedicate the british gardens of remembrance in honor of the 67 british citizens killed in the world trade center attack. the queen is faced with having to slash costs at buckingham palace. the queen is trying to stretch $25 million in public funds that are set to run out in a couple of year
do to keep cool. kim? >> sarah and stan, there have been six deaths so far this year in maryland from the heat, and that has health officials concerned, and they say everyone needs to take precautions in this type of weather. code red heat will dominate the forecast this week, and state health officials are concerned. with six deaths from the heat already this year. >> if people take good precautions, we can keep the number down. but with the heat going up this week, it is likely that we will see more deaths. >> the most common health concerns in this weather are heat stroke and heat exhaustion. people who have health conditions, like respiratory or heart problems, the elderly and the very young, are the most likely to be affected by this heat. but there are some things you can do to keep and you your family safe. >> plenty of fluids, stay out of the heat in the middle of the day if possible, get into air conditioning if you can. these are the types of things to protect yourself. >> and the secretary says everyone needs to heed the warnings, want just the people in the high-risk group
Search Results 0 to 21 of about 22